Friday, January 25, 2013
By Anil Jangid
Hyundai Santa Fe- the safest off roader
Hyundai Motors does everything to make their cars achieve laurels from all over the world. The recent accomplishment for Hyundai was brought by next generation Hyundai Santa Fe. The car was given the honor of being the safest Large Off-roader 4x4 by none other than the famous Euro NCAP. The car managed to attain 96% in the adult Occupant segment, while for the child safety category, the SUV scored 89%.
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The new Hyundai Santa Fe is the safest off-roader 4x4 with great pride. The reason behind this is that the SUV left behind cars like Range Rover and Mercedes Benz M Class in the competition. Overall, 36 cars were in the race and Santa Fe managed to grab the top rank. So what made the new generation Hyundai Santa Fe achieve this laurel? Well the high class safety features like electronic stability control, ABS, EBD and more made it happen. Also, the structure of the car is made from superior material. The active bonnet is another highlighting feature here, which is activated as and when a pedestrian is hit by the car and thereby chopping down any serious injury to the pedestrian. Through this innovative feature, Hyundai Santa Fe managed to get 71% score in the pedestrian safety category.
Hyundai Santa Fe is also available in India. The car is priced around Rs. 22.41 lakh. The Indian-bound Hyundai Santa Fe was recently launched in Chinese car market. The SUV is offered in two petrol engine options, 2.0L and 2.4L. The 2.0L engine produces 189BHP of power, while the 2.4L variant churns out 245BHP of peak power. The top end variant of the car is blessed with the all wheel drive system and has automatic transmission. The other successful Hyundai cars comprise of Hyundai i10, Hyundai i20, Hyundai Santro and Hyundai Verna Fluidic.
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